Susan Elizabeth Whittle

10 September 1833–2 February 1878 (Age 44)
Seymour, Sevier, Tennessee, United States

The Life of Susan Elizabeth

When Susan Elizabeth Whittle was born on 10 September 1833, in Seymour, Sevier, Tennessee, United States, her father, John W Whittle, was 46 and her mother, Mary Polly Keener, was 32. She married Andrew Temple Tipton on 6 April 1852, in Tennessee, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 3 daughters. She lived in Sevier, Tennessee, United States for about 10 years. She died on 2 February 1878, in Seven Islands, Knox, Tennessee, United States, at the age of 44, and was buried in Seven Islands, Knox, Southwest Territory, United States.

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Family Time Line

Andrew Temple Tipton
1831–1865
Susan Elizabeth Whittle
1833–1878
Marriage: 6 April 1852
Andrew John Tipton
1853–
Mary Elizabeth Tipton
1854–1890
Nancy Jane Tipton
1855–1945
Joseph T. Tipton
1858–1858
William C. Tipton
1858–1858
James O Tipton
1860–1951
Budd Tipton
1860–
Emily Catherine Tipton
1862–1957

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
6 April 1852
Tennessee, United States
children

(8)

    Andrew John Tipton

    Male1853–Male

    Mary Elizabeth Tipton

    Female1854–1890Female

    Female1855–1945Female

    Joseph T. Tipton

    Male1858–1858Male

    William C. Tipton

    Male1858–1858Male

+3 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    John W Whittle

    Male1787–1864Male

    Female1801–1880Female

siblings

(11)

+6 More Children

World Events (8)

1835 · The Hermitage is Built

Age 2

The Hermitage located in Nashville, Tennessee was a plantation owned by President Andrew Jackson from 1804 until his death there in 1845. The Hermitage is now a museum.
1836 · Remember the Alamo

Age 3

Being a monumental event in the Texas Revolution, The Battle of the Alamo was a thirteen-day battle at the Alamo Mission near San Antonio. In the early morning of the final battle, the Mexican Army advanced on the Alamo. Quickly being overrun, the Texian Soldiers quickly withdrew inside the building. The battle has often been overshadowed by events from the Mexican–American War, But the Alamo gradually became known as a national battle site and later named an official Texas State Shrine.
1846

Age 13

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

Name Meaning

English (chiefly Lancashire):1. habitational name from any of various places named Whittle, especially one in Lancashire, named from Old English hwīt ‘white’ + hyll ‘hill’. 2. variant of Whitwell .

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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Sources (3)

  • Elizabeth Whittle in household of John Whittle, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Elizabeth Tipton in household of Andrew Tipton, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Elizabeth Whittle in entry for Hattie Harriett Hatcher, "Tennessee Deaths, 1914-1966"

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